Thursday 3rd March 2011 | 09:22
Looks like this week's Cabinet meeting on Libya was a corker, with a
"messianic" Michael Gove leading the hawks calling for a tougher
approach and criticising the weak Foreign Office response to date.
Sam Coates and R...
Wednesday 2nd March 2011 | 16:36
MPs sometimes get bored in the chamber. They chunter, they whisper,
they jeer, they idly scour their Blackberries.
But today, one backbencher seems to have decided to play air guitar
(with his order paper as his Fende...
Wednesday 2nd March 2011 | 11:13
Labour's candidate in the Barnsley Central by-election tomorrow seems
a million miles from Eric Illsley.
Dan Jarvis is a telegenic former Paras Major who served in
Afghanistan. He's a widower (his wife died from cance...
Wednesday 2nd March 2011 | 09:50
Michael Gove is noted in Whitehall for the breakneck speed with which
he has been pushing through his schools reforms and his abolition of
BSF and EMAs.
But when it comes to actual driving, we learn today that the
Tuesday 1st March 2011 | 20:17
George Osborne is not a man to hide his light under a bushel.
The consummate politician's politician, the Chancellor is never slow
in attacking the Opposition and often has a Gordon Brown-like ability
to use the might...